Video: Porsche 991 Turbo S vs. Dodge Viper GTS

The SRT Dodge Viper hasn't been doing so well recently, despite its nearly complete ground-up redesign. It's fast, brash, light, and raw, and is seemingly what everyone on Jalopnik wants: a supercar with a manual gearbox and the minimum number of nannies required by US law. The Porsche 991 Turbo S is the exact… » 5/23/14 11:39am 5/23/14 11:39am

2009 Acura CSX Type-S Spotted On Canadian Dealer Lot

For quite a while now, Canadians have had an option their neighbors to the south have not had when buying compact cars — an Acura version of the dutiful Honda Civic. That option continues on with the power-plenum enhanced 2009 Acura CSX Type-S, here spotted fresh off the truck, still wearing transit booties. The… » 10/07/08 6:00pm 10/07/08 6:00pm

Mercedes SLR McLaren Roadster 722 S Announced At Intersection Of…

Daimler has dropped the details on a new version of their top of the-top of the line sports car, the Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren Roadster 722 S. With a name that long you have to expect some intense upgrades, and the pointy-star brand comes through with a 650 HP version of the supercharged 5.5 liter V8 (same as the … » 9/29/08 11:20am 9/29/08 11:20am

2009 Toyota Yaris Pricing Released; Take That, Geo Metro

Pricing details have been released for the range of 2009 Toyota Yaris models, and the results show a mixed bag. The addition of the five-door model for 2009 has forced a shakeup in the pricing structure in order to accommodate the new model. The hat-shaped Yaris three-door gets a $655 bump up to $12,205, while the… » 8/25/08 4:40pm 8/25/08 4:40pm

2010 Porsche Cayman S, Boxster S Revealed By Internal Renderings

We have it on good authority that these renderings accurately show the 2010 Porsche Cayman S and 2010 Porsche Boxster S. In addition to the face-lifted looks, powertrain changes should make both cars faster and more fun to drive, with the Cayman S being boosted to 320 HP and 273 lb-ft of torque while returning… » 7/15/08 12:00pm 7/15/08 12:00pm

Corvette S-Limited: When Did Pep Boys Turn Japanese?

For the very special price of $75,329 (¥7,980,000) GM's willing to give you what they're calling the Chevrolet Corvette S-Limited. Sure, it looks a lot like a regular 'Vette, but it's spec'd out with mesh inserts, a set of special wheels, a lip spoiler and with only 30 of them being offered (15 in black, 15 in white),… » 7/02/08 10:40am 7/02/08 10:40am

Tesla Announces Model S All-Electric Sedan With 225-Mile Range, $60K…

UPDATE In addition to announcing the Model S, Telsa boss Elon Musk has stated they hope to develop their technology to the point where future cars may be priced at $30,000 and below, but that won't be the case when the first models roll out in four years. So, no car, no price, no launch date. Nothing to see here,… » 6/30/08 2:38pm 6/30/08 2:38pm

2009 Porsche 911 Revealed With Direct Injection, Dual-Clutch

Not only do we get news this morning of a whole host of upgrades for the 2009 Porsche 911 lineup, we now finally get a look at the facelift that goes along with 'em. Just as we saw in the leaked information from last month, the newly refreshed Porsches get power bumps across the range, thanks to a direct injection… » 6/06/08 8:18am 6/06/08 8:18am

Mitsubishi Joining Sportback Crowd: Lancer Prototype S

We don't know if these images from World Car Fans are official sketches, but they look pretty darn certifiably real to us. The concept, rumored to be coming to the 2008 Geneva Motor Show, is supposedly a lightly disguised production version of the Euro Spec 5 door Lancer Ralliart. The car will undoubtedly be powered… » 1/25/08 10:00am 1/25/08 10:00am